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South America

La Paz, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) The Bolivian department of La Paz celebrates today its 209th anniversary with multiple events and the inauguration of 124 social and economic works that benefit its inhabitants.

16 de julio de 2018, 17:25United Nations, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) Colombia hopes today to continue advancing in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), beyond what is considered by a current president and always with the support of the civil society.

16 de julio de 2018, 16:42Asuncion, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) Paraguayan ophthalmologists detected that between 40 and 50 percent of the children seen in the clinic presented visual problems, health authorities reported today.

16 de julio de 2018, 15:56Buenos Aires, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) Argentine Senator Magdalena Odarda presented a request for a report to the Upper House on information that U.S. troops will arrive here to instruct the security forces ahead of the upcoming G20 summit.

16 de julio de 2018, 15:33Brussels, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Abelardo Moreno today deemed as vital to advance in cooperation between the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) and the European Union (EU) despite the differences between the two regions.

16 de julio de 2018, 15:29Havana, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) Delegates to the 24th Meeting of the Forum of Sao Paolo denounced today in this capital the media aggression that the United States and other power centers carried out against the Latin American revolutionary and progressive governments and their leaders.

16 de julio de 2018, 15:24Caracas, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro today led the graduation ceremony of new police officers from the National Experimental Security University (UNES) and highlighted their commitment to peace in the South American country.

16 de julio de 2018, 14:51Havana, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan women in the midst of imperial hostility come out every day to defend life and the Bolivarian Revolution, assured today the leader of the United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV), Blanca Eekhout.

16 de julio de 2018, 14:47Bogota, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) The leader of the Popular Revolutionary Alternative Force (FARC) party, Ivan Marquez, declined today to take office as a senator in Colombia, after alleging that ''peace is trapped in the networks of treason.''

16 de julio de 2018, 13:42Tokyo, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina)Chief negotiators from the 11 countries that signed the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade agreement will hold talks in Japan this week.